Ughi e Nunziante represents both domestic and foreign corporations in general corporate and commercial matters. We have a particularly active practice in mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and governance.
Ughi e Nunziante has developed a considerable experience in the area of mergers, acquisitions, sales of companies and of shareholdings in companies, transfers of business or branches of business and corporate reorganziations and over the years has represented clients in some of the largest transactions in Italy.
Our activities in this field range from preliminary advice to completion of transactions, and include the negotiation of all the usual ancillary agreements: loan agreements, guarantees, consultancy, supply and service agreements and the like.
In addition, the Firm provides clients with antitrust, tax and labour-related legal assistance connected with the aforementioned transactions.
Joint Ventures and Shareholders’ Agreements
Over the years, the Firm has represented domestic and foreign clients in some of the most important joint ventures both in Italy and abroad. As a result, it has developed a strong expertise in the negotiation of shareholders’ agreements and in agreements between industrial partners and financing partners.
The Firm has a vast experience in the negotiation of agreements regulating the investment activities of institutional investors in the risk capital of unlisted companies operating in the various sectors, whether in their start-up phase or in the course of their business activities. This includes relations among industrial shareholders and investors while they remain shareholders (corporate governance, earn-out, lock-up agreements, etc.) and when they leave the company.
The Firm represents the interests both of professional investors